Postcode DT2 9YG (Dorset) Terminated January 2007

Map showing DT2 9YG and nearby postcodes

The postcode DT2 9YG is located in Dorset It was introduced in June 2001 and terminated in January 2007.DT2 9YG is a large user postcode, usually allocated to a single address receiving at least 500 mail items per day.

DT2 9YG is one of the less deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 6.1 on the scale of the index of deprivation (where 10 are the least deprived and 0 are the most deprived areas). The 2011 UK census classified the residents of DT2 9YG as Urbanites > Urban professionals and families > Families in terraces and flats.

The closest road name to DT2 9YG is Barrack Road which is centered 51 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Top O Town Coach Park and is 84 m away. The closest railway station is Dorchester West Rail Station, 468 m away.

The closest primary school to DT2 9YG (for ages 11 and under) is Bincombe Valley Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on June 30, 2021.

Policing for DT2 9YG is covered by the Dorset police force association and Dorset is the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) or Care Trust Plus (CT).


Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to DT2 9YG and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to DT2 9YG, and the approximate distance away.

Barrack Road 51 m
B3150 96 m
St Helen's Road 130 m
St Thomas Road 185 m
Mountain Ash Road 185 m
West Mills Road 188 m
Albert Road 216 m
B3147 227 m
Prospect Road 229 m
School Lane 236 m
The Grove 237 m
Hawthorn Close 260 m
Williams Avenue 264 m
Hawthorne Road 309 m
West Walks Road 316 m


Information about the postcode DT2 9YG

Introduction June 2001
Termination January 2007
User Type Large User - allocated to single addresses receiving at least 500 mail items per day

Local Schools

School OFSTED ratings, last inspection dates, student age ranges and approximate distance from DT2 9YG - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Dorchester Middle School Requires improvement
(May 22, 2019)
823 m
Sunninghill Preparatory School 865 m
The Thomas Hardye School Outstanding
(March 20, 2015)
1.03 km
Damers First School 1.25 km
St Mary's Catholic First School, Dorchester Good
(January 25, 2017)
1.28 km
St Osmund's Church of England Middle School 1.35 km
The Prince of Wales School Good
(June 22, 2018)
1.51 km
Manor Park Church of England First School Good
(November 21, 2018)
1.58 km
St Mary's Church of England First School, Charminster Good
(June 26, 2019)
2.17 km
Dorset Studio School Good
(September 14, 2017)
2.66 km
Kingston Maurward College Good
(October 11, 2017)
2.81 km
Broadmayne First School Good
(February 2, 2017)
5.76 km
Winterbourne Valley Church of England Aided First School Outstanding
(February 2, 2011)
6.82 km
St Mary's Church of England Middle School, Puddletown Good
(September 19, 2019)
7.53 km
Puddletown Church of England First School Good
(March 23, 2018)
7.61 km
Bincombe Valley Primary School Good
(June 30, 2021)
7.71 km
Westfield Arts College Outstanding
(November 29, 2016)
7.84 km
St Andrew's Church of England Primary School Good
(February 5, 2020)
7.84 km
St Nicholas and St Laurence Church of England Primary School, Broadwey Outstanding
(June 3, 2015)
8.05 km
Wyvern Academy Good
(June 18, 2019)
8.16 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to DT2 9YG - Data from Apr 2022

Top O Town Coach Park Bus Stop/Station 84 m
Dorset County Hospital Bus Stop/Station 216 m
Top O Town Bus Stop/Station 221 m
Top O Town Bus Stop/Station 237 m
Williams Avenue Bus Stop/Station 277 m
Dorchester West Rail Station Rail 468 m
Dorchester South Rail Station Rail 808 m
Bournemouth International Airport Air 43.65 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to DT2 9YG - Data from Dec 2021

Gallows Hill Hill Or Mountain 900 m
The Mill Stream Inland Water 1.37 km
Jubilee Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.38 km
Conygar Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.92 km
Fordington Bottom Valley 1.97 km
Square Coppice Woodland Or Forest 2.1 km
Miller's Orchard Woodland Or Forest 2.2 km
Badgers Copse Woodland Or Forest 2.2 km
Mill Stream Inland Water 2.23 km
Long Coppice Woodland Or Forest 2.24 km
North Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.26 km
Longwalls Coppice Woodland Or Forest 2.39 km
Forty Acre Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.45 km
Limekiln Copse Woodland Or Forest 2.46 km
Highfield Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.48 km


Country England
Latitude 50.71519100
Longitude -2.44408200
OS Easting 368744
OS Northing 0090712
OS Positional Quality Within the building of the matched address closest to the postcode mean

Index of Deprivation

Most Deprived
Least Deprived

Police Force Association



Westminster Parliamentary
West Dorset
Electoral Ward Dorchester West
Local Authority District Dorset
Region / Government Office Region South West
European Electoral Region South West
Local Enterprise Partnership Primary: Dorset
Local Learning and Skills Council Bournemouth, Dorset and Poole

ONS Statistical Regions

International Territorial Level Code E06000059
Travel To Work Area Dorchester and Weymouth


NHS England Region South West
Primary Care Trust
Cancer Alliance Wessex
Strategic Health Authority
South West
Sustainability and Transformation
Clinical Comissioning Group
NHS Dorset CCG

2011 Census

Output Area Classification Supergroup: Urbanites
Group: Urban professionals and families
Subgroup: Families in terraces and flats
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban city and town
Built-Up Area Dorchester (West Dorset) BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division (pseudo) England (not covered)
Workplace Zone E33046462
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
West Dorset 009
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
West Dorset 009G
Output Area / Small Area 5A3